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Worldwide Web Cam Hacking Raid Results In Nearly 100 Arrests
2014-05-20 11:25:25

On Monday international law enforcement agencies announced that nearly 100 people were arrested in a worldwide crackdown aimed at the creators, sellers and users of malicious commercial software called Blackshades Remote Access Tool (RAT).

Europol Takes Down Ransomware Cybercrime Gang
2013-02-14 05:11:48

Europol announced on Wednesday that it has broken up a well-organized gang of cybercriminals that extorted millions of euros from online users in more 30 countries by persuading them pay phony police fines.

2011-06-07 18:01:00

BRUSSELS and HERAKLION, Greece, June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The European Union Agency, ENISA, (European Network and Information Security Agency) has today launched online an updated edition of its "Country Reports" on network and information security (NIS) in the Member States and other European countries. The publication finds that European countries are highly varied in how prepared they are for dealing with cybercrime, network attacks and network resilience.

2011-02-17 18:00:00

BRUSSELS and HERAKLION, Greece, February 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The EU's 'cyber security' Agency ENISA has published a paper on the security and privacy concerns regarding new types of online 'cookies'.

2011-02-15 07:38:00

NEW YORK and BERLIN, Feb. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- When so many of today's criminals are mobile and online, what tools can help investigators to uncover hidden threats and leads? The answer sits with John Gill, VP, Global Agency Practice at 3i-MIND and former White House Chief Security Officer.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.